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Peet's Coffee sold to German conglomerate

Jul 23, 2012
It had been rumored that Starbucks was interested in buying Peet's.
Posted In: Peet's Coffee and Tea, starbucks, coffee

U.K. judge rules against Apple in infringement case

Jul 19, 2012
The judge says Samsung did not copy Apple's iPad design for its Galaxy Tab. In return, Apple's punishment will be pretty public.
Posted In: apple, samsung

Ben Bernanke testifies before the House

Jul 18, 2012
Quite literally, it was nothing we hadn't heard before.
Posted In: Ben Bernanke

Survey says users prefer Google+ to Facebook

Jul 17, 2012
Never mind the 900 million-something users Facebook has.
Posted In: Facebook, google +

Marissa Mayer on women in technology

Jul 16, 2012
A look back at a commentary Marissa Mayer did for Marketplace in January on the state of women in technology. Mayer is the new CEO at Yahoo.
Posted In: Marissa Mayer, Yahoo

U.S. supply of sour cherries nearly wiped out this season

Jul 13, 2012
Freak weather in Michigan has annihilated orchards of sour cherries, meaning you should expect to see cranberries replacing them in your trail mix soon.
Posted In: Agriculture, cherries

Nike to take Joe Paterno's name off daycare facility

Jul 12, 2012
Until this morning the daycare facility at Nike headquarters near Beaverton, Ore., was officially called the Joe Paterno Child Development Center.
Posted In: joe paterno, Penn State, Nike

Letter: 'Zales does not sell cubic zirconia products'

Jul 11, 2012
A listener makes a correction to one of our previous stories.
Posted In: zales, diamond

Sitting for hours a day can shorten your life

Jul 10, 2012
A new study says even if you exercise regularly, sitting for three hours or more can take years off your life.
Posted In: standing desk

How many work emails do you get a day?

Jul 9, 2012
Someone actually came up with an average amount.
Posted In: email